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Rhododendron viscosum (Swamp Azalea)

Rhododendron viscosum (Swamp Azalea)

Type: Native Tree/Shrub

Height: 3-5'; 3-5' spread

Sun: Partial Shade

Soil: Moist, well drained soil


Found in swamps and bogs, this plant can tolerate periodic drought, although not consistently wet roots. White-to-pink flowers emerge early summer. Leaves turn yellow, orange, purple in fall.

  • Photo Credit

    By Elvert Barnes from Hyattsville MD, USA - 119.HighLinePark.Chelsea.NYC.18June2012Uploaded by uleli, CC BY-SA 2.0,

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